Manchuria
geographical name region NE China S of the Amur including Heilongjiang, Jilin, & Liaoning provinces & part of Inner Mongolia • Manchurian adjective or noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Manchuria — [man choor′ē ə] region & former administrative division of NE China coextensive with the provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin, & Liaoning, & the NE section of Inner Mongolia Manchurian adj., n …   English World dictionary

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  • Manchuria — Manchurian, adj., n. /man choor ee euh/, n. a historic region in NE China: ancestral home of the Manchu. ab. 413,000 sq. mi. (1,070,000 sq. km). * * * Chinese Dongbei or Tung Pei ( Northeast ) Historical region, northeastern China. It consists of …   Universalium

  • Manchuria — Límites históricos de Manchuria, destacando la actual Manchuria china en color más oscuro. Manchuria …   Wikipedia Español

  • Manchuria —    A largely artificial geographical term corresponding roughly to the northeastern Chinese provinces of Liaoning, Jilin, and Heilongjiang, as well as portions of Inner Mongolia. The Chinese refer to the region simply as dongbei, “the northeast.” …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

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